5K Race

Please note the following safety and security-related notices:

NO RACE DAY CHECK-IN
All participants must pick up their race bibs at the Sports & Fitness Expo on Friday May 2 or Saturday May 3. (see www.thelimarathon.com for complete details)  PARTICIPANTS WITHOUT RACE BIBS WILL NOT BE PERMITTED TO THE START LINE!!!

PARTICIPANTS ONLY AT START AREA
All participants must show race bib for access to start line area

NO BACKPACKS ALLOWED
Bags and Backpacks will NOT be permitted anywhere at RXR Long Island Marathon Weekend events. A Clear bag will be provided to participants upon check-in for use at the race day Gear Check.

5K Race Description:

Date: Saturday May 3, 2014
Time: 8:30 AM*
Distance: 5 Kilometers (approx. 3.1 Miles)
Start: Charles Lindbergh Blvd, Uniondale, NY
Finish: Mitchel Athletic Complex, Uniondale, NY
Requirements:  Must be 6 yrs of age or older

*Road closures will be in effect for the 1-Mile Run.  Plan to be on site before 8 AM.

The 2014 5K Race will start on Charles Lindbergh Blvd. in Uniondale, across  from the Cradle of Aviation Museum.  Participants will run around Charles Lindbergh Blvd, take a wide turn just before the next-day’s Marathon and Half Marathon starting lines and continue into the Mitchel Athletic Complex where they will finish on the actual running track which played home to the 1998 Goodwill Games.

Awards:
Awards will be given to the top 3 Overall Finishers in the following categories: Overall Male, Overall Female, Overall Wheelchair

Awards will be given to the top 3 of each gender/age category ranging from M/F 11-15 – M/F 91+

All participants will receive a participant gift bag and finisher memento

Event Features:
Clocks along racecourse
Hydration Stations at 2 locations along the course